Films to watch this summer if you don't like blockbusters

Films to watch this summer if you don't like blockbusters

If you like giant robots, costumed crime-fighters or computer-generated simians, this summer’s cinematic offerings are unlikely to disappoint. Blockbusters, though, aren’t for everybody. So what is out there if you don’t want to watch Transformers: The Last Knight, Spider-Man: Homecoming or War for the Planet of the Apes? Well, we have animated sequel Cars 3, animated threequel Despicable Me 3 and Christopher Nolan’s war epic Dunkirk. But whichever way you slice it, they’re really just…

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Shock Queen's defeat for Britain's Edmund – report & watch best shots

Shock Queen's defeat for Britain's Edmund – report & watch best shots

Media playback is not supported on this device 2017 Aegon Championships Venue: Queen’s Club, London Dates: 19-25 June Coverage: Comprehensive live coverage on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TV and online daily Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov upset British number two Kyle Edmund with a terrific performance on day one of the Aegon Championships in London. Shapovalov, 18, won 7-6 (7-4) 4-6 6-4 at Queen’s Club and goes on to face Czech seventh seed…

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France beat Wales after 20 minutes of added time – watch highlights

France beat Wales after 20 minutes of added time – watch highlights

Media playback is not supported on this device Six Nations: France v Wales France (10) 20 Tries: Lamerat, Chouly Cons: Lopez 2 Pens: Lopez 2 Wales (9) 18 Pens: Halfpenny 6 France snatched a dramatic and controversial Six Nations win over Wales in an extraordinary encounter. Trailing by five points with the clock ticking past 100 minutes, Damien Chouly drove over from close range and Camille Lopez’s conversion clinched the win. Leigh Halfpenny had kicked…

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Why I want my home to watch me

Why I want my home to watch me

As I step into the hallway in Simon Daykin’s New Forest home, his smartwatch goes into overdrive. He is receiving messages from the house itself, warning him there is somebody inside it doesn’t recognise. “As you come in, you’ve already been spotted by some of our tech,” he says. “There are cameras in the burglar alarm sensors, and a facial recognition system in the house. “If it’s someone it ‘knows’, it will tell me. If…

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Watch: Is Hameed the answer for England?

Watch: Is Hameed the answer for England?

Nineteen-year-old opener Haseeb Hameed made a successful England debut in the first Test against India, with an especially impressive half-century in the second innings. Before the start of the second Test on Thursday, BBC Sport asks whether the Lancashire right-hander can provide captain Alastair Cook with a reliable partner at the top of the order. WATCH MORE: England’s Jason Roy teaches NFL’s Osi to bat Let’s block ads! (Why?) BBC Sport – Sport

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